We champion changemakers in Madison, WI


We’re focused on finding the most innovative solutions to help bring “better for you” products to market. Playing a vital role in the global food, beverage, beauty, household and personal care, and pharmaceutical supply chains, we combine unmatched innovation, agility, and insight to meet customer needs.

IFF’s Health & Biosciences division is inspired by nature and distinguished by its world-class bioscience and microbiome capabilities. H&B works closely with customers to deliver safer, healthier and more sustainable solutions for many products you use every day. Our Madison, WI facility is a strategic site for the manufacturing of:

  • Probiotic cultures for human and animal health
  • Live starter cultures for fermented food and dairy manufacturing
  • Antioxidants for the food industry
  • Dairy enzymes for cheesemaking

We also conduct extensive R&D activities in our state-of-the-art innovation center, with a focus on food and dairy science, microbiology, molecular biology, genomics of lactic acid bacteria, and probiotic culture development and application.

Employees icon



factory icon


Cow icon


Start of Operations

Community Impact

With over a century of continuous operations in Madison we are a part of the fabric of the local community— and have played a large role in helping Wisconsin establish itself as America’s Dairyland, and as the cheesemaking capital of the world.


Explore our changemaker opportunities!

Be part of a company that has been around for more than a century but has never stopped transforming the everyday.

male changemaker

IFF University

We believe in the power of our people and giving them the best opportunities to learn and grow.

DEI Image

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Our diversity and inclusion efforts are based in the certainty that a diverse workforce is an asset.